|Lyall Hotel & Spa, Melbourne|
The Lyall Hotel and Spa in Melbourne received the 2012 prestigious award of Australia's Leading Boutique Hotel at the Gala Award Ceremony for the 19th Annual World Travel Awards held in Singapore.
The awards, referred to as " The Oscars of the Travel Industry" by the Wall Street Journal, are voted by travel professionals worldwide and are highly
regarded by the travel industry and travellers alike.
"We are thrilled and honoured to receive this award" says Rowina Thomas, who was at the ceremony to receive the award. "It is humbling to be surrounded
by such iconic international hotel brands and to compete in such an esteemed arena".
"The attention that comes with winning a World Travel Award is invaluable and pays tribute to the consistent professionalism of our loyal and dedicated team".explains Lyall Hotel and Spa owner, Peter Thomas. "As an independent, luxury boutique hotel, this particular award recognises our commitment to consistently provide a memorable and endearing experience for the guest.
This is the fourth World Travel Award for the Lyall Hotel since opening 10 years ago in 2002. Previous awards include "Leading Boutique Hotel in Australasia" and "Leading Spa Resort Australia".
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